MRES file format description

Many people often share .mres files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .mres files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .mres files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .mres files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .mres file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mres - Homeworld Game MRES Data

The MRES game data files are related to Homeworld. The MRES file is a Homeworld Game MRES Data. Homeworld is a real-time strategy computer game released in 1999, developed by Relic Entertainment and published by Sierra Entertainment.

Category:Game Data files
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Homeworld Game MRES Data related extensions:

  • aep Homeworld Game AEP Data
  • anim Homeworld Animation Data
  • big Homeworld Game Archive
  • dustcloud Homeworld Dust Cloud Data
  • events Homeworld Events Data
  • flare Homeworld Flare Data

.mres - ANSYS DesignModeler Results Data

The MRES data files are related to ANSYS DesignModeler. The MRES file is an ANSYS DesignModeler Results Data. ANSYS DesignModeler is a tool to simplify any existing CAD geometry for finite element simulation.

Application:ANSYS DesignModeler
Category:Data files
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ANSYS DesignModeler Results Data related extensions:

  • ken Player Cdcheck Compressed Data
  • vap Novell NetWare Value Added Process Data
  • peb Corel WordPerfect PE Bottom Overflow
  • mmi Media Processing Server Index File
  • pat CADTERNS Pattern
  • txo IBM Sterling B2B Integrator Compiled Translation Object

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .mres file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .mres extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .mres files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .mres files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .mres file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .mres file

To set the .mres file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .mres file association. Many applications can open .mres files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .mres file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

mdes, mes, mre, mrec, mrex, mrs, res

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .mres filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .mres:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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